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California Polytechnic State University, San Luis Obispo

Overview

California Polytechnic State University, San Luis Obispo / Department of English is located in San Luis Obispo, CA, in a suburban setting.

Degrees & Awards

Degrees Offered

Degree Concentration Sub-concentration
Master of Arts (MA)

Degrees Awarded

Degree Number Awarded
Master's Degrees 8

Earning Your Degree

Part-time study available? Yes
Evening/weekend programs available? No
Distance learning programs available? No
Terminal master's degree available? No

Degree Requirements

Degree Requirement
Master's Degrees Entrance Exam GRE
1 Foreign Language
Comp Exam Required

Admissions

Acceptance Rate

16
Applied
11
Accepted
8
Enrolled
69%

Applying

55
Application Fee - Domestic
Yes
Applications processed
on a rolling basis?

Application Deadlines

Type Domestic International Priority date
Fall deadline April 1st March 1st No

Entrance Requirements

Exam Details
Master's Degree Exam GRE

International Students

Exam Details
TOEFL: Required TOEFL IBT score: 80

Tuition & Fees

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Financial Support

Financial award applicants must submit: FAFSA
Application deadlines for financial awards March 2
Types of financial support available Institutionally-sponsored Loans

Student Body

22
Total Graduate Students
81%
International Breakout (representing other countries)
18%
Out-of-state students

Race/Ethnicity

Hispanic/Latino 9.09%
Black or African American Not Reported
White or Caucasian 77%
American Indian or Alaska Native Not Reported
Asian Not Reported
Native Hawaiian or Pacific Islander Not Reported
Two or more races 4.55%
Unknown 9.09%

Gender

Male (31%)
Female (68%)

Faculty

5
Total faculty
Full-time - 5
Part-time - 0
Male (4)
Female (1)

Research

Focus of faculty research: Feminist literary criticism, literary theory, British and American literature, linguistics, composition theory
Externally sponsored research expenditures last year: 0

Location & Contact

Address 1 Grand Avenue
San Luis Obispo, CA  93407
United States
Contact Dr. Dustin Stegner
Graduate Coordinator
Email: pstegner@calpoly.edu
Phone: 805-756-1277

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